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Date: Thu, 29 Dec 2022 08:43:02 -0800
From: Alan Coopersmith <>
        Demi Marie Obenour <>
Cc: Alejandro Colomar <>,
        Michael Kerrisk <>
Subject: Re: [patch] proc.5: tell how to parse /proc/*/stat

On 12/28/22 08:47, Demi Marie Obenour wrote:
> A binary format would be even better.  No risk of ambiguity.

That is how the Solaris (and now illumos) /proc has always worked - fewer
parsing problems, but you need to use tools to handle the contents, not
just cat/less/etc.

         -Alan Coopersmith-       
          Oracle Solaris Engineering -

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